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Consultant Anaesthetist – Fixed term positions

Employer Capital & Coast DHB
Workplace Wellington Hospital
Specialty Anaesthesia
Term Locum
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date Open
Application closing date 31 Jan 2019
Employer Capital & Coast DHB Workplace Wellington Hospital
Specialty Anaesthesia Term Locum
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40 Application closing date 31 Jan 2019

Job description

Consultant Anaesthetist – Fixed term positions

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has the equivalent of around 4,300 full time staff, making us a major employer in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu. We also operate Te Korowai-Whāriki, a large mental health campus based at Porirua.

CCDHB provides a range of specialist services including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care and community-based services including district nursing, rehabilitation services, social work, alcohol and drug services, and home support services to a population of around 900,000 people.

Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city, a cultural and cosmopolitan epicentre renowned for its vibrant cafés, restaurants, international sporting and cultural events set in a beautiful natural harbour. With easy access to vineyards in the Wairarapa and beaches on the Kapiti Coast, there’s plenty of opportunity for adventure or simply to relax and unwind.

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Capital and Coast District Health Board is seeking applications from Specialist Anaesthetists for fixed-term vacancies we currently have available. We have a number of positions available of varying time periods. Clinical work will encompass anaesthesia for a wide range of surgical specialties, preoperative assessment of patients, involvement in acute post operative pain management, and participation in an on-call roster. A challenging, tertiary level, case-mix is offered but can be tailored to the individuals past experience and areas of interest.

The department has an active education programme that includes Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists fellowship training for 20 trainees, continuing education for specialists and participation in an on-site, high-fidelity simulation training suite (The Wellington Regional Centre for Simulation and Skills Education). The research and education centre provides opportunity to pursue research interests. An attractive employment package, including competitive allowances for on-call work and full-time commitment, is available.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Applicants should be Fellows of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists or have an equivalent specialist qualification and be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

HOW TO APPLY

To discuss your interest in this role and for further information please contact Sally Ure via email: sally.ure@ccdhb.org.nz

Please apply now to express your interest in this role. Applications close on 31 January 2019. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online C&C DHB application form by clicking the 'Apply' button. Applications for positions will not be accepted unless received through www.capitalhealthcareers.org.nz.

For further details regarding the application process please contact dani.armstrong@ccdhb.org.nz and please indicate the vacancy number (SMO56-18) and job title in the subject line.

Qualifications required

Specialist qualification in Anaesthesia
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Vacancy contact details
Name Dani Armstrong
Position SMO recruitment advisor
Phone (04) 806 2547
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